8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

8 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Ljubljana
— 2 nights
2
Piran
— 2 nights
3
Bovec
— 1 night
4
Bled
— 2 nights

2
nights
Ljubljana

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 18th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Keep things going the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Ljubljana Central Market, thenstop by Ljubljana Old Town, thentake in the views from Triple Bridge, and finally look for gifts at Pulz Second Hand.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana driving holiday planner.

Baden-Baden, Germany to Ljubljana is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Piran.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Postojna
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Postojna Cave ©
Postojna Cave
Pulz Second Hand ©
Pulz Second Hand

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nights
Piran

Piran ©
Considered one of the prettiest cities on the country's coast, Piran owes much of its development to salt.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): view the masterpieces at Loza Gallery, explore the fascinating underground world of Škocjan Caves, thenkick back and relax at Portorož Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Strunjan Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Manzioli Square, enjoy the sand and surf at Svetilnik Beach, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Nika's Tiny House.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Piran trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Piran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Piran, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Piran

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Izola, Škocjan Caves, Loza Gallery, Strunjan Nature Reserve, Portorož Beach
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Strunjan Nature Reserve ©
Strunjan Nature Reserve
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves
Svetilnik Beach ©
Svetilnik Beach

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night
Bovec

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Virje Waterfall, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Bovec trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Piran to Bovec takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Piran in August; daily highs in Bovec reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bled.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Zipline
Kayaking & Canoeing
Virje Waterfall ©
Virje Waterfall

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nights
Bled

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 24th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Bled Island, thentrek along Vintgar Gorge, thenduck into Galerija Mikame, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled vacation planner.

Getting from Bovec to Bled by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Vintgar Gorge
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Vintgar Gorge ©
Vintgar Gorge
Triglav National Park ©
Triglav National Park
Parasailing & Paragliding

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